65 Years of Excellence

Electrical Engineering

Name : Dr. Manish Tripathy
Designation : Associate Professor
Phone No. : +91-9861041031
Email Id : manish_tripathy@yahoo.co.in, mtripathy_ee@vssut.ac.in
Date of Birth : 28-02-1970
Date of Joining : 16-01-2006

B.E. (S.U.,1991), M.E. (S.U., 2002), Ph.D.(IIT Delhi, 2009)

Power System Engineering

1. Associate Professor, Department of Electrical Engineering, V.S.S.U.T, Burla, Odisha (From 16th May 2015, till date).
2. Reader, Department of Electrical Engineering, V.S.S.U.T, Burla, Odisha (From 29th September 2010, till 15th May 2015 ).
3. Sr.Lecturer, Department of Electrical Engineering, V.S.S.U.T, Burla, Odisha (From 16th Jan. 2010, till 28th September 2010).
4. Lecturer, Department of Electrical Engineering, V.S.S.U.T, Burla, Odisha (From 16th Jan. 2006, till 16th Jan. 2010).
5. Asst. Professor, Department of Electrical Engineering, O.E.C, BBSR, Odisha (From 1st Dec. 2001, till 20th December 2003)
6. Lecturer, Department of Electrical Engineering, O.E.C, BBSR (From 9th December 1997, till 30th November 2001)
7.Asst. Manager(Elect.), Jindal Strips Ltd., Raigarh , Chattisgarh(From 1st August 1995 to 7th December,1997)
8. Project Engineer ( Elect.) Adarsh Chem. and Fertilizers Ltd., Surat, Gujrat(From 1st January 1993 to 9th September,1993)

9.Trainee Engineer(Elect.), Garden Varelli Silk Mills Ltd., Surat, Gujrat (From 1st January 1992 to 31st December,1992)

Graduate Level : : Power Electronics, Switch Gear and Protective Devices
Post Graduate Level : Power Systems Analysis, Power System Dynamics, Power Elec tronics Devcices-II

Power Systems Dynamics and Stability, PSS, FACTs Devices, Application Intelligent Techniques in Power System optimization and Control, Optimal Power Flow, Wind Power, Micro Grid.

Ph. D. Candidates : 3 numbers students awarded as Supervisor
2 numbers of students awarded as Co- supervisor
M. Tech. Candidates : 20 numbers (Completed), 02(continuing)
Member IEEE ( No: 93436345)
LMISTE( No: LM77321/ 2011 )

International Publications

  1. S. Chaine, M. Tripathy, “Performance of static synchronous series compensator and superconducting magnetic energy storage controllers for frequency regulation in two area hybrid wind-thermal power system using Cuckoo Search Algorithm” Engineering Reports, Wiley Publications, pp 1-13, Oct 2020, https://doi.org/10.1002/eng2.12313
  2. Rajat Kanti Samal, M. Tripathy, “ A Novel distance metric for evaluating impact of wind integration on power system” Renewable Energy, Elsevier Sciences pp-722-736, Vol 140, Sept. 2019, ISSN 0960-1481, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.renene.2019.03.094
  3. S. Chaine, M. Tripathy “Performance of CSA optimized controllers of DFIGs and AGC to improve frequency regulation of a wind integrated hydrothermal power system” Alexendria Engineering Journal, Elsevier Sciences,Vol.58, No.2, pp.579-590, June.2019. ISSN 1110-0168, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.aej.2019.03.007.
  4. M. Tripathy, R.K. Samal, “ A new perspective on wind integrated optimal power flow considering turbine characteristics wind correlation and generator reactive limits” ,Electric Power System Research, Elsevier Sciences, pp.101-115, Vol 170, May 2019, ISSN 0378-7796, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.epsr.2019.01.018.
  5. Rajat Kanti Samal, M. Tripathy. “Cost and emission additionality capability of wind energy in power systems” Sustainable Energy Grids and Networks, Elsevier Sciences, Vol.17, March 2019. 100179, ISSN 2352-4677, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.segan.2018.12.001.
  6. Rajat Kanti Samal, M. Tripathy. “Cost savings and emission reduction capability of wind-integrated power systems” Electric Power & Energy Systems, Elsevier Sciences ,Vol.104, No.1, pp.549-561, Jan.2019. ISSN 0142-0615, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijepes.2018.07.039
  7. Rajat Kanti Samal, M. Tripathy. “Estimating wind speed probability distribution based on measured data at Burla in Odisha, India”, Energy Sources, Part A: Recovery, Utilization, and Environmental Effects, Taylor & Francis, pp-918-930, Sept. 2018, 41:8, 918-930, DOI: 10.1080/15567036.2018.1521888,
  8. Deepak Kumar Lal, A. K. Barisal and M. Tripathy, “Differential evolution algorithm optimized dual mode load frequency controller for isolated wind-diesel power system with SMES & fuel cell”, Recent Advances in Electrical and Electronic Engineering (Bentham SciencePublications), Volume 12, Issue 1 2019, pp 50-60 https://doi: 10.2174/2352096511666180411150820
  9. Deepak Kumar Lal,A. K. Barisal and M. Tripathy, “Load frequency control of multi source multi-area nonlinear power system with DE-PSO optimized Fuzzy PID controller in coordination with SSSC and RFB”, International Journal of Control and Automation(SERSC Publication), pp-61-80, Vol 11, No. 7, July 2018.
  10. S.Chaine, M. Tripathy, Divesh Jain, “Non dominated Cuckoo search algorithm optimized controllers to improve the frequency regulation characteristics of wind thermal power system” Int. Journal of Engineering Science and Technology, Elsevier Sciences,Vol.20, No.3, pp.1092-1105, June.2017.
  11. A. Panda, M. Tripathy, A.K.Barisal, T. Prakash,“A Modified Bacteria Foraging based Optimal Power Flow Framework for Hydro-Thermal-Wind generation system in the presence of STATCOM” Energy, Elsevier Sciences, Vol.124, No.2, pp.720-740, Apr.2017. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.energy.2017.02.090
  12. Ambarish Panda, M. Tripathy. “Solution of wind integrated thermal generation system for environmental optimal power flow using Hybrid algorithm”. Int. Journal of Electrical Systems and Information Technology, Elsevier Sciences,Vol.3, Issue.2, pp.151-160, September.2016
  13. S.Behera,M. Tripathy, J.K.Satpathy “A Novel Approach for Voltage Secure Operation using Probabilistic Neural Network in Transmission Network” International Journal of Electrical systems and Information Technology, Elsevier Sciences,Vol.3, Issue.1, pp.141-150, May 2016
  14. Ambarish Panda, M. Tripathy, “Security constrained optimal power flow solution of wind-thermal generation system using Modified bacteria foraging algorithm” Energy, Elsevier Sciences, Vol.93, No.1, pp. 816-827, Dec.2015
  15. S.Chaine, M. Tripathy, S.Satpathy, “NSGA-II based optimal control scheme of wind thermal power system for improvement of frequency regulation characteristics” Ain Shams Engineering Journal, Elsevier Sciences, Vol.6, Issue.3, pp. 851-863, Sept.2015
  16. S.Chaine, M. Tripathy “Design of an optimal SMES for automatic generation control of two area thermal power system using Cuckoo Search algorithm” International Journal of Electrical systems and Information Technology, Elsevier Sciences, Vol.2, Issue.1, pp. 1-13, May.2015
  17. M. Tripathy, S.Mishra “Coordinated tuning of PSS and TCSC to improve Hopf Bifurcation margin in multimachine power system by a Modified Bacteria Foraging Algorithm” Electric Power & Energy Systems, Vol.66, No.3, pp.97-109, Mar.2015.
  18. Santi Behera, M. Tripathy, J. K. Satapathy, “ Optimal Placement and Sizing of SVC for Load Margin Improvement Using BF Algorithm” International Journal of Electrical, Computer, Electronics and Communication Engineering , World Academy of Science, Engineering and Technology , pp 1572-1577,Vol 8, No 10, 2014.
  19. Ambarish Panda, M. Tripathy, “Optimal Power Flow Solution of Wind Integrated Power System using Modified Bacteria Foraging Algorithm” Electric Power & Energy Systems, Vol.54, No.1, pp.306-314, Jan.2014
  20. S. Panda, D. Mishra, B.B. Biswal, M. Tripathy, “Revolute Manipulator Workspace Optimisation using a Modified Bacteria Foraging Algorithm: A Cmparative Study” Engineering Optimization, Taylor & Francis, pp-181-199, Vol. 46 , No.2, Feb. 2014
  21. M. Tripathy, S.Mishra, “An Interval Type-2 based Thyristor Controlled Series Capacitor to Improve Power System Stability”, IET Generation Transmission & Distribution,Vol.5, No.2, pp.209-222, Feb.2011
  22. Y.Mishra, S.Mishra, M. Tripathy, N.Senroy, Z.Y.Dong, “Improving Stability of a DFIG based wind power system with tuned damping controllers”, IEEE Trans. Energy Conversion, pp-650-660, Vol. 24 , No.3, Sept. 2009.
  23. S.Mishra, M. Tripathy and J.Nanda, “Multi-machine power system stabilizers designed by rule based bacteria foraging”, Electric Power System Research., Vol.77, No.12, pp. 1595-1607, Oct. 2007.
  24. M. Tripathy, S.Mishra, “Bacteria Foraging based solution to optimize both real power loss and voltage stability limit”, IEEE Trans. Power Systems pp. 240-248, Vol. 22, No. 1, Feb. 2007.
  25. M. Tripathy, S.Mishra, L.L.Lai, Q.P.Jhang, “Transmission Loss Reduction Based on FACTs and Bacteria Foraging Algorithm”, IX Parallel Problem Solving from Nature (PPSN), Lecture Notes in Computer Science, pp-222-231,Vol. 4193, 2006, SPRINGER.
  26. S.Mishra, P.K.Dash, P.K.Hota, M. Tripathy, “Genetically Optimized Neuro-Fuzzy IPFC for Damping Modal Oscillations of Power Systems”, IEEE Trans. Power Systems pp 1740-47 Vol. 17, No. 4, Nov. 2002.


  1. Rajat K Samal and M. Tripathy “Emission reduction estimation for wind integrated smart grids” Proceedings of National Power System Conference (NPSC)-2016, Dec 19-21, 2016
  2. D.K.Lal, A.K.Barisal and M. Tripathy “Grey Wolf Optimizer Algorithm Based Fuzzy PID Controller for AGC of Multi-area Power System with TCPS” Proceedia, Computer Science Vol.92, pp99-105, 2016
  3. Santi Behera, M. Tripathy, J. K. Satapathy “Optimal Reactive power Planning for load margin Increase with BFO algorithm “ Proceedings of IEEE India Conference(INDICON), Dec 2015.
  4. Santi Behera, M. Tripathy, J. K. Satapathy “A Unique Approach of Voltage Stability Improvement with Probabilistic Neural Network“ pp 1-5, Proceedings of IEEE India Conference(INDICON), Dec 2015.
  5. Santi Behera, M. Tripathy, J. K. Satapathy “A Novel Approach for Load Margin Improvement with Optimal Location and Size of Static capacitor using BFO Algorithm “ Proceedings of IEEE International Conference on Energy, Power and Environment: Towards Sustainable Growth" NIT Meghalaya, Shillong, India during June 12-13, 2015.
  6. Ambarish Panda, M. Tripathy ‘ Effect of reactive power support on performance of wind farm during grid disturbances’ National Conference on Recent Advances and Innovations in Electrical Engineering (RAIEE-2014).VSSUT,Burla,6-7th April 2014.
  7. S. Chaine, S. Satpathy ,M. Tripathy, “Frequency regulation support by modified controller of Double Fed Induction Generator in interconnected Thermal system” National Conference on Recent Advances and Innovations in Electrical Engineering (RAIEE-2014).VSSUT,Burla,6-7th April 2014.
  8. S. Satpathy , S. Chaine, M. Tripathy, Frequency regulation contribution through Variable Speed Wind Energy conversion system. Recent Advances and Innovations in Electrical Engineering (RAIEE-2014).VSSUT,Burla,6-7th April 2014.
  9. S. Behera, M. Tripathy and T. Prakash “Role of STATCOM for Enhancement of Steady State Voltage Stability Margin in Power Systems” pp 34-38, 1st National Conference on Power Electronics Systems & Applications, PESA 2013,30th December 2013, NIT Rourkela.
  10. Ambarish Panda, M. Tripathy ‘ Multi objective optimal power dispatch of hybrid power system using bacteria foraging algorithm’ National conference on Recent advancement in material science (RAIMS-2013) from 26th to27th Oct 2013 organized by Dept of Manufacturing Engg. VSSUT, Burla.
  11. A.Panda, M. Tripathy, A.K.Barisal “Wind Thermal Coordination dispatch in OPF environment using Bacteria Foraging Algorithm” pp 68-74, Recent Advances in Modern Power Systems (RAMPS-2012), National Conference, 30th December 2012, Burla Odisha
  12. S. Padhee, S. Behera, M. Tripathy and T. Prakash “Online Prediction of Voltage Collapse using a Node Voltage Stability Index” pp 115-119, Recent Advances in Modern Power Systems (RAMPS-2012), National Conference, 30th December 2012, Burla Odisha.
  13. T. Prakash, S. Padhee, S. Behera and M. Tripathy “Role of STATCOM in Voltage Stability Margin Enhancement” pp 120-124, Recent Advances in Modern Power Systems (RAMPS-2012), National Conference, 30th December 2012, Burla Odisha.
  14. M. Tripathy and Santi Behera,”Optimal Reactive Power Compensation for Improvement of Steady State Voltage Stability Limit under Stressed System Condition using BF Algorithm”, Accepted for publication in SEMCO-2012, Bhubaneswar, 25-26 Dec. 2012.
  15. M. Tripathy and Ajit Barisal, “ Bacteria Foraging Algorithm based Economic Load Dispatch with Wind Energy” Proceedings IEEE Conference on Bio-Inspired Computation and Application-09 (BICA-09), PP-1327-1332, 21-22 Dec. 2009.
  16. M. Tripathy, S.Mishra, “Optimizing voltage stability limit and real power loss of a large power system using bacteria foaraging”, Proceedings IEEE Conference on Power Electronics Drives and Energy systems for Industrial growth (PEDES-06), pp 1-6, 12th-15th December, 2006, New Delhi.
  17. M. Tripathy, S.Mishra, G.K.Venayagamoorty, “Bacteria Foraging: A New Tool for Simultaneous Robust Design of UPFC Controllers”, Proceedings IEEE International Joint Conference on Neural Networks (IJCNN), pp-2274-2280, Vancouver, Canada, July 16-21, 2006.
  18. M. Tripathy, S.Mishra, “Loss Minimization of Large Power System using New Evolutionary Algorithm”, Paper No. 51, Proceedings 29th. National System Conference, I.I.T. Bombay, Dec. 16-17, 2005.
  19. S.Mishra, B.K.Panigrahi, M. Tripathy, “A Hybrid Adaptive-Bacteria Foraging and Feedback Linearizing Scheme based D-STATCOM”, Vol.1 21-24 Nov. 2004 pp 275-80, Power System Technology 2004, POWERCON 2004.
  20. S.Mishra, P.K.Hota, M. Tripathy, “An Intelligent IPFC for enhancing Damping of modal Oscillation in power system”, Paper No. 099, Proceedings 12th NPSC 2002,Dec.27-29, 2002. Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur.
FDP Course on Modelling and Control of Micro Grid -2018(MACMG-2018), 25th June- 7th July, 2018, VSSUT Burla
  1. Chairman-in-Charge, OJEE, Odisha (January 2018-June 2018)
  2. Vice Chairman, OJEE, Odisha, w.e.f May 2016 ( Continuing)
  3. Coordinator, Training and Placement, VSSUT, BURLA
  4. Member Board of Studies, Department of Electrical Engineering , VSSUT, BURLA
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